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Astronauts on new mission dismiss safety concerns after Soyuz accident

World Dec 3, 2018

Astronauts on new mission dismiss safety concerns after Soyuz accident

Astronauts of the first manned space mission since an unprecedented accident in October on Sunday brushed aside concerns about Russia's Soyuz rocket, saying risks were part of the job. Oleg Kononenko of the Russian space agency Roscosmos, Anne McClain of NASA and David Saint-Jacques of ...

Russia targets Dec. 3 for first manned ISS launch after accident

World Nov 1, 2018

Russia targets Dec. 3 for first manned ISS launch after accident

Russia hopes to launch three crew members for the International Space Station on Dec. 3, the first manned blast-off since an accident this month, the Roscosmos space agency said Wednesday. Russia, the only country able to ferry astronauts to the orbiting science lab, suspended all ...